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An Extraordinary Island Adventure Awaits Guests At Anantara Sir Bani Yas Island Resorts

An Extraordinary Island Adventure Awaits Guests At Anantara Sir Bani Yas Island Resorts

With its stunning white beach, exciting Arabian wildlife park and natural beauty, Anantara Sir Bani Yas Island Resorts plays host to one of the most adventurous locations in the United Arab Emirates. The stunning surroundings of the largest natural island in Abu Dhabi, Sir Bani Yas, combined with an exciting […]

 
 

Making Ripples in the Digital Landscape : Interview with Alexandra Maia, House of Social

Alexandria Mia

Here are the excerpts of the interview with Alexandra Maia, The founder and CEO of House of Social – Dubai based Social Media Consultancy and Training center offering hybrid social media solutions and education to professionals and social media enthusiasts in the UAE. Alexandra who headed social media departments in some […]

 
 

Dubai International Hospitality week to take place in September 2017

Dubai International Hospitality week to take place in September 2017

Event to consolidate key trade shows catering to hotel and foodservices sector – GulfHost, The Hotel Show, The Leisure Show, Speciality Food Festival, SEAFEX Middle East & yummex ME  As markets across the Middle East look to diversify their economies, the launch of Dubai International Hospitality Week (DIHW) in September […]

 
 

Maldives…the Sunny Side of Life wins big at World Travel Awards

Maldives…the Sunny Side of Life wins big at World Travel Awards

Maldives…the sunny side of life has been titled as the Indian Ocean’s Leading Destination, Indian Ocean’s Leading Beach Destination and Indian Ocean’s Leading Dive Destination at the 24th Annual Indian Ocean Gala Ceremony of the World Travel Awards (WTA) held last evening at the beautiful five-star Sun Aqua Vilu Reef […]

 
 

Punjabi By Nature, Punjabilicious by Taste!

Punjabi By Nature, Punjabilicious by Taste!

The Background Punjabi cuisine is known to be one of India’s most distinct and popular type of cuisine offering quite a vast and interesting array of delectable and exotic dishes. The food is often cooked in a variety of culinary styles including the Tandoor style which involves using the Tandoor […]

 
 

Taipei Dao, Dubai – A culinary entry point to the gastronomic epicentre of Asia

Taipei Dao, Dubai – A culinary entry point to the gastronomic epicentre of Asia

This Downtown restaurant serves the healthiest food you can ingest into your body. If you want to get a real feel of the food culture of Taiwan and enjoy a slice of Taiwanese warmth and hospitality, check Taipei Dao – a restaurant tucked away in a slightly quieter neighborhood of Downtown […]

 
 

Azerbaijan dominating as the new hot–ticket destination for Arab travelers

Azerbaijan dominating as the new hot–ticket destination for Arab travelers

GCC Residents flock to Azerbaijan Fascinated by this multifaceted country and its ancient capital on the shores of the Caspian Sea. Captivated by the copiousness of its cultural practices, climate, nature, the friendliness and kindness of the people, dozens of Gulf Arab tourists are flocking to Azerbaijan. Summertime is in […]

 
 

7 Reasons to Visit Gstaad, Switzerland this Summer

7 Reasons to Visit Gstaad, Switzerland this Summer

If you are pondering a vacation in Switzerland this summer, make sure to consider Gstaad as your sanctuary for a few days, or weeks…Gstaad is a charming mountain destination that walks the fine balance between tradition and modern lifestyle. Whether you are a culture enthusiast, a sport buff, or just […]

 
 

6 incredible trips UAE residents can take this summer

Beautiful tropical island from above. Maldives, Carribean or South see resort.

From modern cities of the far east, to all-inclusive Euro trips, here’s a list of top 6 incredible trips,  UAE residents can take this summer. If you like to take shore excursions: Explore Singapore through a cruise (AED 4,250) The fabulous multicultural cuisines, mind-boggling shopping malls and cleanliness of the […]

 
 

Hotel review: Luxury Muslim-friendly villa holiday in India

Tree of Life Resort and Spa, Jaipur. India

What we have found for you could be your next private holiday or perhaps a luxurious wedding destination!  This is home-away from home. We have found a gem of a place in India’s desert state of Rajasthan. While you will not be far away from the sand dunes, camels, good […]

 
 

Maldives – An Amalgamation of Cultures

Maldives – An Amalgamation of Cultures

Insights into the Culture of Maldivians The customs and social behavior of the Maldivians have been greatly influenced by the Indians, Sri Lankans, Arabs and North Africans who visited the Maldives while traversing through the trading routes of the central Indian Ocean. The Maldivian culture is rich and vibrant due […]

 
 

Taiwan – The Halal Traveler’s Ultimate Destination

Taiwan – The Halal Traveler’s Ultimate Destination

The efforts of the Taiwan Tourism Bureau in creating a Muslim-friendly environment, as well as growing awareness of Taiwan as a holiday destination, are attracting thousands of Muslim travelers from across the world to Taiwan.  Halal Travel – one of the world’s fastest growing tourism sectors Muslim travel or Halal travel […]

 
 

Kenza Restaurant @ Ramada Downtown Hotel Hosts Iftar for Dubai Media

Kenza Restaurant @ Ramada Downtown Hotel Hosts Iftar for Dubai Media

Kenza Restaurant hosts an iftar for the Media Ramada Downtown Hotel’s Kenza Restaurant hosted a special iftar for media professionals in Dubai last night.  The event was attended by media practitioners from some of the leading publications and media houses in Dubai. A host of bloggers and online influencers from […]

 
 

Dubai in Top 20 of World’s Most Expensive Cities for Expatriates

Dubai in Top 20 of World’s Most Expensive Cities for Expatriates

Dubai rises to Top 20 of the world’s most expensive cities for expatriates to live in Dubai and Abu Dhabi ranked as the second and third most expensive Middle Eastern cities for expatriate cost of living Despite worldwide changes, multinationals focus on mobile workforces to support career growth and ensure […]

 
 

Taiwan is becoming Asia’s hottest travel destination. Here’s why!

Taiwan is becoming Asia’s hottest travel destination. Here’s why!

Taiwan is truly Asia’s hidden gem and a travel lovers dream destination Known as Asia’s best kept secret or otherwise as Asia’s hidden gem, Taiwan is an amazing country replete with awe-inspiring panoramas, picture perfect locales, lip-smacking street food, towering skyscrapers, vibrant night markets, sparkling lakes, gorgeous mountains and countless other […]

 
 

Here’s why Taiwan is the ultimate destination for business travelers

Here’s why Taiwan is the ultimate destination for business travelers

Here are ten reasons why a business traveler should stay in Taiwan Due to increasing demand, Taiwan has gradually been increasing MICE venues that meet international standards to add to the already existing TWTC Hall 1, Taipei Nankang Exhibition Hall 1, and TICC in the north, with the southern Kaohsiung […]

 
 

Ten awesome things to do in Maldives this summer

Ten awesome things to do in Maldives this summer

Here are a list of ten awesome things you can do in the Maldives this summer! Scuba diving – Scuba diving is open for beginners and pros alike in the Maldives. There are hundreds of dive centers and dive schools offering world-class diving courses. These dive centers will offer the […]

 
 

Ultimate rejuvenation of your senses this Eid Holidays with a stay at Swiss hotel Ultima Gstaad

Ultimate rejuvenation of your senses this Eid Holidays with a stay at Swiss hotel Ultima Gstaad

Luxury boutique Swiss hotel Ultima Gstaad wellness packages are designed to give guests new lease of life in a perfect Alpine setting Middle East travellers planning getaways to relax and recharge their batteries during the Eid al Fitr holidays are being offered a series of exclusive wellness packages at Ultima Gstaad […]

 
 

Pristine School organizes a TEDx Event under theme Metamorphosis

Pristine School organizes a TEDx Event under theme Metamorphosis

Dubai based Pristine Private School organizes a TEDx Event Building upon the success of the previous year, Dubai based Pristine Private School today successfully organized yet another TEDx event centered around the theme of “Metamorphosis: Discover, Nurture, Transform”. In accordance with the theme the six speakers, which included 4 of the institutions […]

 
 

Waah Coorg! Waah Taj! Review of Vivanta by Taj – Madikeri

Waah Coorg! Waah Taj! Review of Vivanta by Taj – Madikeri

Review Vivanta by Taj – Madikeri, Coorg

 
 

“Beauty” huge on Social Media Search in the UAE

“Beauty” huge on Social Media Search in the UAE

Beauty Is the Most Viewed Topic in The UAE on Facebook 79% of people in the UAE have increased video viewing on Facebook over the past year Mobile devices and the visual web are making beauty more transparent and accessible than ever before for women in the UAE. This has […]

 
 

An Authentically Arabian Iftar Buffet Awaits You at SUQ, Four Seasons Resort

An Authentically Arabian Iftar Buffet Awaits You at SUQ, Four Seasons Resort

This Ramadan enjoy an authentic Arabian iftar buffet at Suq, Four Seasons Resort, Jumeirah, Dubai. This Ramadan season, if you are looking for that extraordinary dining experience then we highly recommend trying the Iftar Buffet at SUQ Restaurant, Four Seasons Resort, Dubai. This beachfront resort surrounded by lushly landscaped gardens […]

 
 

7 Tips To Deal With If Your Flight Is Cancelled, Delayed Or Overbooked

7 Tips To Deal With If Your Flight Is Cancelled, Delayed Or Overbooked

7 tips from Skycop.com: what to do if your flight is cancelled, delayed or overbooked and get deserving compensation Many of us have faced at least one of these very unpleasant situations when you are getting ready for a vacation or a business trip, but the flight is cancelled or […]

 
 

Five Tips To Land Your Dream Job In Five Minutes [Infographic]

Five Tips To Land Your Dream Job In Five Minutes [Infographic]

  We all know that feeling – it’s coming up to the end of the working day and your to-do list is getting longer by the minute. Instead of starting to day dream about getting your dream job, why not spend those precious five minutes making yourself more employable and […]

 
 

The Great Mosque of Mecca’s Satellite Image Unveiled

Dubai Sat-2 captures satellite image of Great Mosque of Mecca

On occasion of the Holy Month of Ramadan, DubaiSat-2, a satellite owned and operated by the Mohammed Bin Rashid Space Centre (MBRSC) captured a satellite image of The Great Mosque of Mecca in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. Related Reading: Yahsat Reaches Orbital Destination DubaiSat-2 captures high resolution satellite images […]

 
 

VIDEO: How Emirates Airline Cleans Aircraft While Saving Millions of Litres of Water

VIDEO: How Emirates Airline Cleans Aircraft While Saving Millions of Litres of Water

Dubai‘s flagship airline Emirates Airline is also environmentally responsible airline by adopting energy efficiency initiatives Did you know it takes a crew of 15 staff about 12 hours to clean an A380 and about 9 hours to clean a Boeing 777 aircraft? On the occasion of World Environment Day, Emirates […]

 
 

Zafran Dubai’s Iftar Buffet is a must-try this Ramadan

Zafran Dubai’s Iftar Buffet is a must-try this Ramadan

  Enjoy an Iftar Buffet with an Indian twist this Ramadan, at Zafran During one of our visits to Mirdif City, we stumbled on this gem – Zafran restaurant. We were looking for a Dubai iftar with an Indian twist and what could have been a better choice than Zafran?! […]

 
 

Top Tips To Keep You Healthy Whilst Fasting in Ramadan

Top Tips To Keep You Healthy Whilst Fasting in Ramadan

Medeor 24×7 Dubai shares advice to keep you healthy whilst fasting this Ramadan Dr. Ahmed Alhaj Saleh, Consultant Internal Medicine at Medeor 24×7 Hospital suggests ways to stay hydrated and avoid overeating Ramadan is a special holy month for Muslims and a special occasion when families prepare their favourite traditional […]

 
 

Healthy Eating Habits in Ramadan for Iftar and Suhoor

Healthy Eating Habits in Ramadan for Iftar and Suhoor

Suhoor and Iftar food: What to eat and what not to eat during Ramadan Eating Habits to Follow During Ramadan While the holy month is filled with goodness, Ramadan falls at the peak of summer this year. It is important we maintain our energy levels and avoid the unhealthy food […]

 
 

Top Five Ramadan Workout Tips

Top Five Ramadan Workout Tips

Top five Ramadan workout tips – brought to you by Ultimate Performance Ultimate Performance’s Nick Mitchell exposes the best way to remain fit and healthy during Ramadan. During the Holy Month of Ramadan it is vital to keep your body fit and healthy, Nick Mitchell, Ultimate Performance’s founder, reveals how […]

 
 

Ten Travel Tips for a Healthy Holiday to Europe this Summer

Ten Travel Tips for a Healthy Holiday to Europe this Summer

Health Checklist for Vacationers heading to Europe this Summer – brought to you by MEDIGO, a Berlin-based global digital health company. Every year, holidaymakers worldwide visit Europe for the summer holidays. Spain, France and Germany are currently the highest-ranking tourist destinations in the world according to this year’s World Economic Forum […]

 
 

Ramadan 2017 Consumer Behavior Survey Reveals Interesting Facts

Ramadan 2017 Consumer Behavior Survey Reveals Interesting Facts

In the run up to Ramadan 2017, YouGov surveyed residents in the UAE and Saudi Arabia as part of their annual Ramadan study to discover expected changes in consumer behaviour in and around Ramadan.  In the survey, not surprisingly a whopping 57% is the surveyed expects the price of good […]

 
 

Tips on Travelling to Top Destinations for Eid Holidays

Tips on Travelling to Top Destinations for Eid Holidays

We have explored Wego traveller’s favourite and emerging destinations to suit families, couples and singles for Eid holiday travel – because every traveller and every destination is unique! Ramadan travel: families, couples and singles – where to go? Wego reveals destinations to suit every travelling style Families – big and small […]

 
 

Netherlands Visa Application Centre Now Launched In Abu Dhabi

Netherlands Visa Application Centre Now Launched In Abu Dhabi

The Embassy of the Kingdom of The Netherlands in Abu Dhabi launched a new Visa Application Centre in the capital city of Abu Dhabi to bring enhanced accessibility and greater convenience to residents of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) who plan to travel to The Netherlands and need a visa. […]

 
 

E-commerce market value in MENA to top USD 6.7 billion in 2017

E-commerce market value in MENA to top USD 6.7 billion in 2017

Growth attributed to region’s young population with high disposable income & high internet penetration rate 2016 industry value stood at USD 4.8 billion GCC market to hit USD 20-billion mark by 2020 The number of online shoppers in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region is growing  exponentially, bringing […]

 
 

Middle East- The Most Well-Connected Region For Travel To Maldives

Middle East- The Most Well-Connected Region For Travel To Maldives

Maldives participates in the Arabian Travel Market 2017 Maldives Marketing and Public Relation Corporation together with partners from the Maldivian Tourism Industry participated at the 24th Annual Arabian Travel Market. The Maldives delegation was led by the Deputy Minister of Tourism, Mr. Hussain Lirar accompanied by Acting Managing Director of […]

 
 

The Ultimate App to Ace VAT in the GCC

The Ultimate App to Ace VAT in the GCC

Deloitte offers free and interactive VAT app to GCC businesses and individuals With the progressive implementation in 2018 and the representatives of the Member States of the GCC having agreed on a formal VAT system Treaty across all six Member States, businesses need to start looking in detail at the […]

 
 

BenQ’s latest 4K UHD LED Projector propels Home Entertainment To The Next Level

BenQ’s latest 4K UHD LED Projector propels Home Entertainment To The Next Level

BenQ Unveils The First DLP 4K UHD LED Home Cinema Projector, Taking Home Entertainment To The Next Level X12000 Combines Philips ColorSpark™ HLD LED Technology and Exclusive CinematicColor™ Technology to provide unmatched Digital Cinema Quality at home. World’s leading DLP projector brand BenQ introduced yet another impressive 4K UHD digital […]

 
 

A Guide To Building A Successful App

A Guide To Building A Successful App

Any task, activity or chore, you name it, there’s an app for it. From booking flights to ordering lunch, brands have taken their services online to meet and exceed consumer expectations. This trend arises from the surge of a so-called ‘digiculture’. Needless to say, an app can create a limitless […]

 
 

compareit4me.com secures $3.5 million in latest phase of funding

compareit4me.com secures $3.5 million in latest phase of funding

Dubai based compareit4me announces its latest round of funding, which has seen the company raise $3.5 million in an initial closing as part of a larger Series B round. Key takeaways include: compareit4me.com raises $3.5 million from existing investors including Wamda Capital and STC Ventures in initial closing of larger […]